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Piece of velvet

Red silk ground; the design of short stems, each bearing one trefoil-shaped leaf, and set obliquely, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as the ground. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.438

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles